About IIMC Entrance Exam 2019

Indian Institute of Mass Communication conducts the IIMC entrance exam for the eight post graduate diploma courses which are offered at its different campuses across the country.  IIMC 2019 entrance exam was conducted in offline mode on May 25 and 26.  Candidates could register for the entrance exam of IIMC 2019 till May 15. Earlier, the last date to fill IIMC application form was May 12, 2019. IIMC application form 2019 was released in online mode on April 17. Aspirants must ensure that they meet the IIMC eligibility criteria before they begin the registration process. The admit card of IIMC 2019 was available for downloading from May 22. IIMC result 2019 for all the candidates who qualified the entrance exam was announced on June 22. Such candidates had to take part in the next round of selection which includes group discussion, interview or both. Depending on the seats that are filled in different courses, merit lists for IIMC entrance exam 2019 will be declared.

 

Exam level: University Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi +3 More
Conducting Body: Indian Institute of Mass Communication
Duration 2 Hours

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IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Important Dates

01 Jul, 2018 - 13 Jul, 2019 Others - Counselling | Mode: Offline
12 Jul, 2019 Result - Final Result | Mode: Online
22 Jun, 2019 Result | Mode: Online
25 May, 2019 - 26 May, 2019 Exam | Mode: Offline
22 May, 2019 Admit Card | Mode: Online
17 Apr, 2019 - 15 May, 2019 Application | Mode: Online

IIMC 2019 eligibility criteria lays down the conditions related to academic qualification, age, nationality which the candidates must fulfill before they fill the IIMC application form. Failure to meet the requisite eligibility criteria of IIMC 2019 will result in the rejection of the application form. 

Nationality of Candidates

IIMC eligibility criteria 2019 mentions the nationality of candidates eligible to appear for the entrance exam. 

    • Candidates who are Indian nationals, they are eligible to take up IIMC 2019 entrance exam 

    • There are five seats which will be in each course for NRI sponsored candidates as well as NRIs.

Educational Qualification

Requisite academic qualifications have to be met while registering for IIMC 2019 entrance exam. The eligibility criteria of IIMC 2019 also mentions the educational qualifications which candidates must meet: 

    • Candidates who are in the final year of their  graduation, they are eligible to take the entrance exam 

    • Candidates who have completed their graduation, they can also take the test. 

Note: Candidates must remember that if they are in the final year of their graduation, then they have to provide the original certificate which has to be issued by the institute or the college from where the candidate has passed. This has to be submitted at IIMC on or before August 31, 2019

Age Criteria for Different Categories

As part of IIMC eligibility criteria 2019, candidates belonging to different categories will have to ensure that they meet the age that is laid down by the authorities. 

                                                                                                                                           

            

S.No             

        
            

Category             

        
            

Age criteria             

        
            

1.             

        
            

SC/ST/PH             

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1989 or later    

        
            

2.             

        
            

OBC

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1991 or later           

        
            

3.             

        
            

General             

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1994 or later

      

        


Reservation of Seats for IIMC entrance exam qualified candidates 

At different campuses of IIMC, seats will be reserved for the candidates according to the guidelines that are laid down by the government.

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Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Other

Indian Institute of Mass Communication activated the application form of IIMC 2019 on April 17.  IIMC application form 2019 was available till May 15. 

Fee of IIMC 2019 Application Form                                                                                                                                                                                                  

            

 S.No             

        
            

Category             

        
            

Fee             

        
            

1.             

        
            

General             

        
            

Rs 1500

        
            

2.

        
            

SC             

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

3.             

        
            

ST

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

4.             

        
            

OBC             

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

5.             

        
            

PH             

        
            

Rs 1000

        


Steps to Fill Online Application Form 2019

The following steps need to be followed while filling the online application form of IIMC 2019. 

    • Click on the link that is provided to fill IIMC application form 2019

    • Provide all the academic, personal and contact details in the form 

    • Upload the requisite documents

    • Pay the fee by using any of the following modes of payment 

    • Net banking 

    • Debit Card 

    • Credit Card 

    • Submit the application form of IIMC 2019 after payment of fees

    • Candidates will receive a confirmation mail at their registered email address 

    • Print at least two copies of IIMC application form 2019

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online, Offline Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 1500
ST, SC, OBC Online, Offline Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 1000
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The preparation tips of IIMC entrance exam comprises the best books from which the candidates can study. IIMC entrance exam preparation tips also comprise solving past years question papers as this will help the candidates to get an idea about the type of questions that will be asked in the test.  Apart from the books and sample papers, the other vital tips which the candidates can follow so that they can crack IIMC entrance exam with ease are:

    • Revise thoroughly 

    • Complete the syllabus 

    • Remain focused 

    • Work hard 

    • Learn from your mistakes 

    • Draw a plan for the exam day 


IIMC 2019 exam pattern, candidates get to know the medium in which they have to answer the questions, depending upon the course which they have opted for. 

IIMC exam pattern 2019 also states the total number of marks, type of questions that are asked, duration of the exam

IIMC 2019 Exam Pattern 

                                                                                                                                                                         

            

S. No             

        
            

Particulars             

        
            

Details             

        
            

1.             

        
            

Mode of IIMC Entrance Exam        

        
            

Offline             

        
            

2.             

        
            

Total Marks   

        
            

75             

        
            

3.             

        
            

Type of questions    

        
            

Descriptive             

        
            

4.             

        
            

Total Questions Asked             

        
            

Five             

        


Medium in which different IIMC entrance exam will be conducted for various courses                                                                                                                                                                                                       

            

Name of PG Diploma Programme             

        
            

Medium of the exam             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism

        
            

English and Hindi             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations

        
            

English and Hindi

        
            

Post  Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (English)

        
            

 English             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi)

        
            

Hindi

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia)

        
            

Odia             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam)

        
            

Malayalam             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi)

        
            

Marathi             

        


            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu)

        
            

 Urdu             

        



Indian Institute of Mass Communication 2019 issued IIMC admit card 2019 on May 22. IIMC 2019 admit card was available in online mode. The admit card of IIMC 2019 could be downloaded by entering the application or mobile number, and the date of birth. After entering the requisite information, candidates get to see their IIMC admit card 2019 on the screen. Candidates had to check all the information that is mentioned on the admit card of IIMC 2019. It was mandatory for candidates to bring with them IIMC 2019 admit card to the exam hall. The admit card of IIMC 2019 is an important document which contains the name of the candidate, date and time of the entrance exam and exam day guidelines.

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Mizoram Aizawl
Maharashtra Amravati
Mumbai
Aurangabad
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Odisha Dhenkanal
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Srinagar
West Bengal Kolkata
Kerala Kottayam
Kozhikode
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Delhi New Delhi
Bihar Patna
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Jharkhand Ranchi
Chandigarh Chandigarh

Documents Required at Exam

  • Credit card with photograph
  • PAN card
  • Aadhaar card
  • Passport
  • Driving license
  • Voter identity card
  • College or institute identity card

IIMC result 2019 was announced on June 22 for all the candidates who appeared in the entrance exam, which was conducted by Indian Institute of Mass Communication. IIMC 2019 result was in the form of the rank secured by the candidates in the entrance exam of the course for which they are looking forward to seeking admission. The roll number of all the candidates appeared in IIMC result 2019 and such candidates had to appear in the next round of selection which is group discussion and interview. The final result of IIMC 2019 for all the programmes  announced on July 12.

Candidates whose roll number will appear in the result that was announced by the institute, they had to appear in the next round of stage which is IIMC selection process. Candidates had to take part in the group discussion and interview as part of IIMC 2019 selection process. The weightage that is given to the written exam and the interview is in the ratio of 75:25. Along with the result of IIMC written exam, the authorities announced the date, time and venue where IIMC 2019 selection process took place.

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